Lenstec buys fellow independent lab Tant

Based in Caerphilly and serving the whole of the UK Lenstec recently celebrated its 25th successful year as one of the leading UK independent laboratories Nigel Castle, Lenstec’s major shareholder and MD, will become overall managing director while Gez Donovan, a chartered accountant, will take on the role of financial director of the combined companies TANT Labs will continue to trade independently and we assure you that you will see no changes in our relationships.

Our aim is to bring you the benefits that our combined labs will be able to establish. The acquisition by Lenstec ensures a very positive future with a commitment to invest in you our customer, in continued staff training and in the latest production equipment, together with new and exciting products and services.

Our expanded sales force headed by Martin Burroughs, Sales Director will be in touch to inform you of these opportunities and demonstrate how we can continue to grow our business together.

Please continue to work with your existing contacts in TANT Labs, we will ensure that you continue to receive all the excellent service and quality that you have enjoyed to date.

After almost 45-years in the lab business Nelson Hawkes will retire and steps down as chairman. Nelson and I wish to thank you very much for your loyalty and continued support.